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Photos: Final Day, Crested Butte Ultra Enduro

A lot of words can be used to describe the five day Ultra Enduro in Crested Butte, Colorado. Awesome. Difficult. Beautiful. Challenging. Ask any racer and you will probably hear more descriptors. One that comes to my mind is “Inspiring.” Racers pushed themselves to the limit, but always came back to the race village tired Read more…

Final Overall Standings, Crested Butte Ultra Enduro

We’ll have a much larger photo gallery tomorrow (Monday), but for now, here are the final overall standings of the Big Mountain Enduro, Crested Butte Ultra Enduro. It was a fantastic 5 days of mountain biking on some of the best trails Colorado has to offer, in one of the birthplaces of the sport. Pro Read more…

Race Recap: Day 4, Crested Butte Ultra Enduro

The penultimate day for Crested Butte Ultra Enduro was one stage only, the Green Lake trail. A slightly easier day, in preparation for a big final day, which will happen at Evolution Bike Park, Crested Butte resort. No major surprises, although Curtis Keene, Cody Kelley, and Casey Coffman had unfortunate flats, on the men’s side, Read more…

Race Report: Day 3, Crested Butte Ultra Enduro

Lots of rain overnight caused the elimination of one stage on Day 3 of the Crested Butte Ultra Enduro. Racers may have lost the Waterfall Creek Trail, but they also gained a bit of time in the afternoon to recover from the first three days efforts. And it was much appreciated. The Bud Light “Whatever” Read more…

Race Report: Day 2, Crested Butte Ultra Enduro

The day started off in stunning fashion in Crested Butte, CO. With the legs being shaken out yesterday with a huge first day of pedaling to wake everyone up, it was now time to really see who was was here to race. Mother Nature greeted us with an outstanding sunrise over Mt. Crested Butte, and Read more…

Race Report: Day 1, Crested Butte Ultra Enduro

Today was a big day at the Crested Butte 5 Day Ultra Enduro. Sort of a shake down day, in my opinion. Eliminate some of the people who aren’t fit enough for the win. The climbs were big, the temperatures were warm, and while the downhill stages were absolutely a blast, there wasn’t really a Read more…

Race Report: One Industries Mini-Enduro, Eastridge Shropshire

Folk Law Apparently Shropshire has a higher percentage of top-level MTB riders than any other place in the world. Someone told me that recently, it could be bullshit, but it also could quite easily be true, locally we have produced so many top riders past and present for such a small place. I have ridden Read more…

Race Report: Australian Gravity Enduro Round #5 – Canberra

With a three-second victory at Stromlo Forest Park, Canberra’s Rosemary Barnes secured herself the Elite Women’s series title on the weekend’s fifth round of the Australian Gravity Enduro Mountain Bike Series. Local favourite Ben Cory took out the Elite Men’s win ahead of Dan MacMunn from Victoria, who defended his series lead and will have Read more…

Big Mountain Enduro Crested Butte Maps Released

Big news came in today. Course maps and details for the Big Mountain Enduro Crested Butte, Colorado Ultra Enduro have been released into the wild. The race, the first of it’s kind in the US, starts Wednesday morning and continues through Sunday. This race will also mark the return of international enduro star Jerome Clementz Read more…

Racing the Trans Savoie Day 6: “The Grand Finale”

The last day or stage of any race always requires a big push, one last effort to get you through, today was no different. Ali had planned two massive stages with two equally as massive liaisons! Word on the street is that stage one is going to be the toughest yet. He said it was Read more…